Ravi's roommate Tyler Clementi committed suicide after Ravi broadcasted images of him kissing another man.
Ravi was convicted on multiple charges after he used a webcam to record his roommate kissing a man.
When Miami Dolphin Jonathan Martin complained he was bullied by teammate Richie Incognito, the public chose sides in a way we have not seen before in recent bullying stories.
Gupta's supporters will say he took on the government because he was convinced of his own innocence. As was Ravi. But was it a conviction born out of a sense of his own innocence or a hubris born out of wealth and privilege?